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LakeSmart Training for Landscape and Nurserymen

Date: November 13, 2014

Location: Keeley's, Portland

Contact: MELNA, 207-623-6430

This is a day-long program that provides landscapers with information on the principles of the Lakesmart Property Awards program. The concept of minimizing the amount of polluted stormwater runoff that enters lakes using practices such as vegetative buffers, stabilization measures, etc. will be covered. In addition, the use of fertilizer and pesticides, plant selection, pathway design, and laws and regulations will be discussed. Attendees qualify to become Certified Lakesmart Landscapers recognized by the Maine Lake Society.